What’s on this weekend

It’s a long weekend, with most people off work on Monday, September 4 for Labor Day. It’s a relatively quiet weekend in Ballard, but the big event this weekend is Bumbershoot, which will take over the Seattle Center Friday through Sunday from 2 to 11pm each day. If you have any events to add to […]

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14th Annual Sustainable Ballard Festival coming up next weekend

On Saturday, September 9, the Sustainable Ballard Festival will be taking over the Ballard Commons Park from 11am to 4pm. Hosted by local nonprofit Sustainable Ballard, this year’s theme is “Certified Local”, and will focus on ways that community members can “demonstrate their commitment to local sustainable actions.” “Eclectic, artsy, earthy, urban and committed to […]

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Update and correction: comment period extended for Webster School reopening project

The comment period for the reopening of Webster School has been extended to September 21, after a well-attended public meeting hosted by Seattle Public Schools. (My Ballard had incorrectly reported that the meeting was hosted by community member Chris Jackins). Seattle Public Schools presented the project details at Tuesday’s meeting, which, according to Thomas Redman […]

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